Encountering John Brown: A Conversation with Russell Banks

Don't miss this free event at Lawrence Arts Center. Renowned author Russell Banks discusses his novel Cloudsplitter, a Pulitzer Prize finalist, about fiery abolitionist John Brown and his family. Books will be available for purchase and signing courtesy of the Raven Book Store. Tickets will also be available for the exhibit Encountering John Brown. A joint program of the Watkins, Explore Lawrence, and Freedom's Frontier National Heritage Area, Inc.

Event date: 
Saturday, August 22, 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Event address: 
Lawrence Arts Center
940 New Hampshire St
Lawrence, KS 66044
Cloudsplitter: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780060930868
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Published: Harper Perennial - January 27th, 1999

A triumph of the imagination and a masterpiece of modern storytelling, Cloudsplitter is narrated by the enigmatic Owen Brown, last surviving son of America's most famous and still controversial political terrorist and martyr, John Brown.